Waffle’s New Alexa Skill

At at recent internal Hackathon at Waffle.io, devops engineer John Skarbek made an Alexa Skill for Waffle. Check out all the things this new Alexa Skill can do in the video below: ***Please note this Alexa Skill was not designed and is not available for public use. Thinking about making your own Alex Skill? Checkout … 

 

Waffle’s 2016: Looking back

2016 was one of our best years yet here at Waffle!   We’ve had an exciting year and we want to share with you what we’ve done: We released our WaffleBot for automatic work tracking (more info here) The entire Waffle team traveled to San Francisco to attend GitHub Universe, a multi-day event where attendees get to check … 

 

DevOps Wall Street 2017

Announcing DevOps Wall Street! Waffle is partnering with Modus Create, GitHub and CircleCI to bring you a whole day of talks and programming dedicated to embracing agile culture culture shift inside of highly regulated industries. Top contributors from core teams and community contributors supporting meteoric advances of the latest infrastructure, workflow, and automation technologies.  On top … 

 

We’re Hiring a Duo!

We believe it’s not worth building an awesome product if you can’t do it while loving the team you’re working with. You’re going to be spending the majority of your daytime with your coworkers, you should make sure you enjoy working with them, right? We have two openings for junior devs to join our team … 

 

3 Considerations for Transitioning from a Monolith to Microservices

Recently Waffle.io’s partner, CircleCI joined us at CA World 2016 in Las Vegas to help us bring The Modern Developer Toolchain (GitHub + Waffle + CircleCI) to CA’s enterprise audience. While we had CircleCI’s CTO Rob Zuber on site, he filmed a very special edition of CA+, 3 Considerations for Transitioning from a Monolith to Microservices: … 

 

HubSpot + Waffle = Happiness

Check out the video below to learn how Waffle Takeout has transformed HubSpot’s engineering operation and culture:

 

Announcing WaffleMetrics: the best way to keep teams on track

At Waffle, our number one priority is helping engineering teams be more productive. Whatever we can do to support an engineer spending more time writing code and less time tracking their work. Figuring out when something will ship and keeping your team predictable are some of the hardest parts of engineering. With WaffleMetrics, those things just … 

 

Bringing Open Source to the Enterprise: CA World 2016

As many of you know, Waffle.io lives within the CA Technologies Accelerator. This means we’re getting some amazing opportunities to put ourselves and our partners GitHub and CircleCI in front of an audience of 4,000+ top technology executives at CA World next week (November 14-18th) at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center in Las Vegas, NV. … 

 

Demonstrating Memory Behavior for AWS Lambda Function Freezing

John Skarbek is Waffle.io’s devops engineer, you can tweet him at @johntskarbek. Originally published on John’s GitHub blog My Brain Dump Site  AWS indicates that when a function is executed, there are some things that get leftover between runs. The execution environment, which AWS indicates is a container model, contains everything necessary to run the … 

 

Replicated raises $5 million for its product taking SAAS products out of the cloud

Originally published on TechCrunch Los Angeles-based Replicated has raised $5 million to build out its service that takes software-as-a-service companies down from the “cloud”, TechCrunch has learned. The company, which operates under the somewhat contrarian belief that not all services are going to be delivered in the cloud, provides a toolkit that lets software companies offer …